Swanson Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

swanson chicken tortilla soup recipe
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As a food enthusiast, I always love to experiment with different recipes. Today, I want to share with you my personal favorite – the Swanson Chicken Tortilla Soup recipe. This recipe is easy to follow and perfect for those who love a hearty and savory soup.

List of Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 can (14.5 oz.) diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 1 can (10 oz.) diced tomatoes with green chilies, undrained
  • 1 can (14.5 oz.) chicken broth
  • 1 can (10 oz.) Swanson Premium White Chunk Chicken Breast, drained and flaked
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 can (15 oz.) black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 can (15 oz.) corn, drained
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1/4 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 2 tablespoons crushed tortilla chips

List of Instructions

  1. In a large saucepan, heat oil over medium heat. Add onion and garlic; cook and stir until tender.
  2. Stir in both cans of tomatoes, chicken broth, chicken, cumin, chili powder, salt and pepper. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, covered, for 10 minutes.
  3. Stir in beans, corn and cilantro. Simmer, uncovered, for 5 minutes or until heated through.
  4. Serve with cheese and tortilla chips.

Nutrition Table

Nutrient Amount per serving
Calories 270
Total Fat 10g
Saturated Fat 2.5g
Cholesterol 25mg
Sodium 990mg
Total Carbohydrate 33g
Dietary Fiber 7g
Total Sugars 8g
Protein 14g

Recipes FAQ

  • Q: Can I use fresh chicken instead of canned?
  • A: Yes, you can use cooked and shredded chicken breast instead of canned chicken.
  • Q: Can I freeze the soup?
  • A: Yes, you can freeze the soup for up to 3 months. Just make sure to thaw it completely before reheating.
  • Q: Can I use beef broth instead of chicken broth?
  • A: Yes, you can substitute beef broth for chicken broth if you prefer.
  • Q: Can I add more spices?
  • A: Yes, feel free to adjust the spices to your liking.
  • Q: Can I add avocado to the soup?
  • A: Yes, adding sliced avocado as a garnish is a great addition to the soup.
  • Q: Can I use frozen corn?
  • A: Yes, you can use frozen corn instead of canned.
  • Q: Can I use vegetable broth instead of chicken broth?
  • A: Yes, you can substitute vegetable broth for chicken broth if you prefer a vegetarian option.
  • Q: Can I use different types of beans?
  • A: Yes, you can use different types of beans such as pinto or kidney beans.

Recipes Tips

If you want to make the soup spicier, you can add a chopped jalapeno or serrano pepper to the onion and garlic mixture. You can also garnish the soup with additional toppings such as sour cream or sliced green onions.

For a thicker soup, you can puree a portion of the soup in a blender and add it back to the pot.

The soup can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 4 days.

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